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Leadership Ethics Africa: Research Network

 Leadership in and from Africa. The questions we want to address can be divided into two broad sets of concerns: What would African accounts of the ethics of leadership look like, and how would they differ from mainstream accounts? How can we explain why leadership is so poor across contemporary Africa south of the Sahara?   Africa south of the Sahara offers rich communitarian ethical traditions that could ground accounts of how leadership should be exercised, i.e. of Leadership Ethics, to rival or complement dominant Western counterparts. Conversely, the continent is plagued by poor leadership.

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